The Akihabara landmark Akihabara Radio Kaikan has been born again as a new building with 10 above ground floors and two below ground floors!
Philip Ninj@ Morzez and Bradley Bond––how did their eccentric series Ninja Slayer, which has become a huge hit in Japan, get made? The two of them spoke about the source of their creativity.
Giovanni's Island debuts at Anime Expo 2014, and producer/screenwriter Yoshiki Sakurai talks about the film.
Anime Expo® 2014, which was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 3-6, marked the annual event's 23rd consecutive year.
Seven antique dolls called Rozen Maiden that possess their own will all aim to become Alice, the perfect doll, and battles unfold. A huge factor in the popularity of Rozen Maiden, a series of popular comics turned TV anime by Peach-Pit, can be said to be the loveliness of the antique dolls.
Take a look at the cosplayers of Anime Expo® 2014 with our photo report!
We asked Takahashi all about his paper sculptures of the members of μ’s!
The cable TV network WAKUWAKU JAPAN launched in Indonesia in February of this year and in Myanmar in June. The network broadcasts a variety of entertainment shows created in Japan.
A look back through pictures at the five day otaku event that took France by storm!
Introducing the (self-professed) Princess of the Bug Kingdom, Agitha!
On July 2, Shoko Nakagawa held a concert at the 15th Japan Expo being held at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center in France.
Perfectly replicated and especially scary! A life-size seated statue of Makoto Shishio from Rurouni Kenshin!
We looked into the work of Animareal, a group of artists devoted to extremely accurate recreations of anime characters.
Fans captivated by HELLO KITTY and the delicious sweets lined up one after the next!HELLO KITTY
We’ve compiled trailers for anime beginning this summer for you to check out! In this second part, we’ll introduce 12 anime with stories of adolescence.
“In the name of the moon, I will punish you!” This is a phrase that anime fans around the world are likely familiar with. This year marks the 20th anniversary of Sailor Moon, which is loved not just in Japan but all over the world.
We’ve collected trailers of anime beginning in July! First, let’s take a look at 11 action anime overflowing with tense battle scenes and cool characters.
Yet another new otaku event has been born in Japan! Ikebukuro becomes the city of anime films!
An anime adaptation is in the works for the cyberpunk ninja action series Ninja Slayer! We spoke with the series’ two creators!
The winners of the STEINS;GATE Future Visual Contest, which was held from May 1-31 in celebration of the release of the English version PC game STEINS;GATE, have finally been chosen.
Mar. 18, 2014 07:006
Ghibli Best Stories, a collection of composer Joe Hisaishi’s music from Ghibli films, was released by Universal Sigma on March 12.
Mar. 18, 2014 01:0049
A dad spends five months creating an anime for his son’s birthday. Good job, dad!
Mar. 17, 2014 13:0138
Kyoto Animation, the studio behind K-On! and Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions, brings us a brand new story!
Mar. 17, 2014 07:009
A series of jewelry themed after Calne Ca released in February by accessory brand Inner Core, which was developed from a collaboration project between Algernon Product, Union Creative International, and Wagokoro. The series includes a necklace and ring.
Mar. 17, 2014 01:008
This year marks the 25th anniversary since Masamune Shirow’s sci-fi manga Ghost in the Shell began serialization in 1989 in Kodansha’s Young Magazine Pirate Edition.
Mar. 16, 2014 16:1760
Dari Jepang untuk seluruh dunia! “MIKU EXPO” yang pertama diadakan di Indonesia!
Mar. 16, 2014 13:007
A collaborative cafe themed after the school battle anime Kill la Kill, which began broadcasting last October, has opened in Akihabara.
Mar. 16, 2014 07:008
Puella Magi Madoka Magica Fone, the newest series in the smartphone app Fone, which allows smartphone users to completely change their phone to their favorite anime, is being further developed this year.
Mar. 16, 2014 01:003
It has been decided that the latest works in Nisio Isin’s Monogatari series, Owarimonogatari (Vol. 3) and Anime Monogatari Series Heroine Books Vol. 5: Senjougahara Hitagi, will both be released on April 3.